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2020 SHARC Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) Meeting

On April 28th, the SHARC Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) met virtually to discuss current SHARC research projects and to plan for future research initiatives. The SAB, whose members are HIV and Alcohol subject matter experts drawn from across the country, guides the overall mission and aims of SHARC. At the…

College on Problems of Drug Dependence (CPDD) Scientific Meeting 2020

From June 22-24, 2020, members of the SHARC team virtually attended the College on Problems of Drug Dependence (CPDD) Scientific Meeting.  CPDD provides a national and international forum for scientists of diverse backgrounds to advance the understanding of molecular-neurobiological aspects of addictive disorders and, by…

Research Society on Alcoholism (RSA) Annual Scientific Meeting 2020

From June 22-24, 2020, members of the SHARC team virtually attended the Research Society on Alcoholism (RSA) Annual Scientific Meeting. Established in 1976, RSA assists and encourages the application of research to the solution of problems related to alcoholism. Today, RSA serves as a meeting ground for…

SHARC Seminar: Dr. Salemi

SHARC virtually hosted Dr. Marco Salemi, a professor in the Department of Pathology from the University of Florida College of Medicine on June 18, 2020! His research interests include molecular epidemiology, intra-host virus evolution, and the application of phylogenetic and population genetic methods to the study of human…

A LITTLE SHARC-OLIDAY CHEER

At the close of each semester, the SHARC Professional Development Program (PDP) hosts a celebration and awards event to honor the achievements of PDP members who have successfully completed Levels 1, 2, or 3 of the program, as well as to highlight important accomplishments of the PDP’s various working groups.

2020 Team Updates

SHARC welcomes the following new team members in 2020:  Seungjun Ahn – PhD Student Mailys Angibaud – Data Assistant Mark Britton– PhD Student Carly Crump, MPH – Research Assistant Caroline Deaterly, BS, BSN, RN – T32 Predoctoral Fellow…

SHARC Seminar: Dr. Davis

SHARC and UF CARE hosted Dr. Kelly Cue Davis from Arizona State University in a joint seminar yesterday!  Dr. Davis is an associate professor in the Edson College of Nursing and Health Innovation as well as a licensed clinical psychologist. Her primary research interests include health risk behaviors, with a…

UF PHHP Research Day 2020

On February 6th, 2020, the UF College of Public Health and Health Professions (PHHP) hosted our 33rd annual Research Day! Faculty, researchers, postdoctoral trainees, and students all came together to discuss and learn about research projects taking place across the college and campus. The event began at 3:00 PM with viewing…

SHARC Seminar: Dr. Lunze

To kick of our Spring 2020 Seminar Series, SHARC hosted Dr. Karsten Lunze from Boston University School of Medicine. Dr. Lunze spent the day visiting and networking with SHARC and University of Florida faculty, staff, and students. Dr. Robert Cook and Dr. Karsten Lunze enjoy the bi-weekly SHARC team meeting…

SHARC Seminar: Dr. Naar

Huge thanks to Dr. Sylvie Naar for presenting on “Translational Behavioral Research to Improve Health Outcomes in Youth Living with HIV”! Our students enjoyed learning about Implementation Research and how we can get more involved!…